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My Moby Dick

by William Humphrey

  • 354 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Trout fishing.,
  • Fly fishing.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam Humphrey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH687 .H77
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. ;
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4745087M
    ISBN 100385147678
    LC Control Number78060519
    OCLC/WorldCa4300224

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    In terms of the novel’s structure, my once-through reading of the Third Norton Critical Edition — containing Moby Dick in pages as well as nearly pages of commentary — led me to see at least three structures that were in use. The first has to do with the two central figures of the book, Captain Ahab and the whale Moby Dick. Here.   Moby Dick; Or, The Whale. See also Etext #, Etext #15, and a computer-generated audio file, Etext # PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature. Whaling -- Fiction. Psychological fiction. Ship captains -- Fiction. Adventure stories. Mentally ill -- Fiction. Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.


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Ahab announces to his men with knocking a gold doubloon on the mast that whoever is to spot Moby Dick first, the white whale, will get the coin. Source: Introduction () Moby Dick is now considered one of the greatest novels in the English language and has secured Melville's place among America's greatest writers.

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Being in the land, does not give him peace. He was used to the crazy joggles of the ocean. The Library of Congress offers many activities.

Come take a tour, visit our exhibitions, and view the gorgeous Main Reading Room. The American masterpiece, Moby Dick by Herman Melville was first published in The book consists of Ishmael's narrative of Ahab's obsessive quest for revenge on Moby Dick, the giant white sperm whale that on the ship's previous voyage bit Ahab's leg off at the knee.

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Ahab is the first to spot Moby Dick. For three days, the crew pursues the great whale, who repeatedly turns on the Pequod 's boats, wreaking destruction and killing Fedallah, sinking the Pequod, and dragging Ahab into the sea and his death.

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